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WATCH: Highland Heroes secondary teacher says 'it takes a village to raise a child'

WATCH: Highland Heroes secondary teacher says 'it takes a village to raise a child'

WATCH: Highland Heroes secondary teacher says 'it takes a village to raise a child'

17 March 2024

Recently moving from Golspie to Invergordon, Catherine Ferguson was "overwhelmed" to be named Highland Heroes' secondary teacher of the year.


WATCH: Inverness mother and daughter jointly named Highland Heroes carer of the year

WATCH: Inverness mother and daughter jointly named Highland Heroes carer of the year

WATCH: Inverness mother and daughter jointly named Highland Heroes carer of the year

17 March 2024

Kelly Macrae and Savannah Kelly took the trophy as joint carers of the year at the Highland Heroes ceremony.


WATCH: Sutherland primary teacher 'overwhelmed' by Highland Heroes win

WATCH: Sutherland primary teacher 'overwhelmed' by Highland Heroes win

WATCH: Sutherland primary teacher 'overwhelmed' by Highland Heroes win

17 March 2024

Jane Mackintosh was named primary teacher of the year at this year's Highland Heroes awards.


WATCH: Community driven Merkinch primary crowned school of the year at Highland Heroes Awards

WATCH: Community driven Merkinch primary crowned school of the year at Highland Heroes Awards

WATCH: Community driven Merkinch primary crowned school of the year at Highland Heroes Awards

17 March 2024

An Inverness school has been named as school of the year at this year's Highland Heroes Awards.


WATCH: Modest Inverness medic wins healthcare award at Highland Heroes

WATCH: Modest Inverness medic wins healthcare award at Highland Heroes

WATCH: Modest Inverness medic wins healthcare award at Highland Heroes

16 March 2024

A doctor who has helped care for children at Raigmore Hospital for 20 years has been named this year's Highland Heroes' healthcare hero.


WATCH: Highland Action for Little Ones named charitable organisation of the year as '1 in 5 children lives in poverty'

WATCH: Highland Action for Little Ones named charitable organisation of the year as '1 in 5 children lives in poverty'

WATCH: Highland Action for Little Ones named charitable organisation of the year as '1 in 5 children lives in poverty'

16 March 2024

Highland Action for Little Ones (HALO) has been named as charitable organisation of the year at the Highland Heroes Awards.


WATCH: Inverness mum of baby who tragically died in his sleep wins Highland Heroes award after raising awareness for baby loss charity

WATCH: Inverness mum of baby who tragically died in his sleep wins Highland Heroes award after raising awareness for baby loss charity

WATCH: Inverness mum of baby who tragically died in his sleep wins Highland Heroes award after raising awareness for baby loss charity

16 March 2024

A mother grieving an unimaginable loss has won a Highland Heroes award after she became determined to keep her son's legacy alive.


WATCH: Volunteer hero says lives saved makes all the effort worthwhile

WATCH: Volunteer hero says lives saved makes all the effort worthwhile

WATCH: Volunteer hero says lives saved makes all the effort worthwhile

16 March 2024

'None of us do it for the sake of getting awards or anything. We do it because there's a need out there that needs to be filled.'


WATCH: Inverness teenager battling leukaemia wins Highland Heroes award with his fighting spirit

WATCH: Inverness teenager battling leukaemia wins Highland Heroes award with his fighting spirit

WATCH: Inverness teenager battling leukaemia wins Highland Heroes award with his fighting spirit

16 March 2024

An inspirational teenage black belt in karate, who is battling cancer, won the a Highland Heroes brave child award.


WATCH: Hero of heroes honoured for selfless dedication to Highlands says 'we need to help our neighbours'

WATCH: Hero of heroes honoured for selfless dedication to Highlands says 'we need to help our neighbours'

WATCH: Hero of heroes honoured for selfless dedication to Highlands says 'we need to help our neighbours'

16 March 2024

David MacRae was recognised for doing something quietly within his community, without any thought of praise for himself.


Highland Heroes salutes extraordinary people doing extraordinary things

Highland Heroes salutes extraordinary people doing extraordinary things

Highland Heroes salutes extraordinary people doing extraordinary things

16 March 2024

The very best of the region’s unsung heroes have been recognised at a celebration in Inverness.


Winners of Highland Heroes announced in Inverness

Winners of Highland Heroes announced in Inverness

Winners of Highland Heroes announced in Inverness

15 March 2024

An emotional evening of tears, laughter, entertainment, fabulous food and drink, and great camaraderie saw more than a dozen other awards handed out.


Teenager with Caithness roots becomes one of Scotland's youngest mountain rescuers

Teenager with Caithness roots becomes one of Scotland's youngest mountain rescuers

Teenager with Caithness roots becomes one of Scotland's youngest mountain rescuers

11 March 2024

Having climbed Africa's highest mountain aged just 16, a Highland teenager has now become one of the youngest mountain rescuers in the country.


NICKY MARR: Mikeysline founder Ron Williamson remembered for being the change for mental health

NICKY MARR: Mikeysline founder Ron Williamson remembered for being the change for mental health

NICKY MARR: Mikeysline founder Ron Williamson remembered for being the change for mental health

06 March 2024

What a legacy Ron has left.


Full line-up for Peat & Diesel Black Isle two-day event revealed – and it's going to be a belter!

Full line-up for Peat & Diesel Black Isle two-day event revealed – and it's going to be a belter!

Full line-up for Peat & Diesel Black Isle two-day event revealed – and it's going to be a belter!

05 March 2024

The full line-up for a two-day Peat & Diesel headlined Black Isle music event that literally promises to be a belter has been revealed.


LOOKING BACK: 60-year anniversary of Golspie High School's north cup triumph

LOOKING BACK: 60-year anniversary of Golspie High School's north cup triumph

LOOKING BACK: 60-year anniversary of Golspie High School's north cup triumph

01 March 2024

Former player Allan Lannon reflects on the team's success.


Sutherland woman wins young entrepreneur of the year at Scottish awards

Sutherland woman wins young entrepreneur of the year at Scottish awards

Sutherland woman wins young entrepreneur of the year at Scottish awards

01 March 2024

Sandie Gordon, owner of Candles from the Croft, claimed the accolade at the awards organised by the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) Scotland.


Love is in the fresh air – embracing the outdoors is most attractive quality

Love is in the fresh air – embracing the outdoors is most attractive quality

Love is in the fresh air – embracing the outdoors is most attractive quality

14 February 2024

A love of the outdoors is one of the most attractive qualities in a potential partner for people in the Highlands and Islands, according to research.


Get a year’s subscription to Northern Times for a £25 charity donation

Get a year’s subscription to Northern Times for a £25 charity donation

Get a year’s subscription to Northern Times for a £25 charity donation

09 February 2024

The deal is in support of Strictly Inverness in aid of Highland Hospice and Inverness Ice Centre.


Highland Heroes 2024: Green hero shortlist revealed – VOTE NOW!

Highland Heroes 2024: Green hero shortlist revealed – VOTE NOW!

Highland Heroes 2024: Green hero shortlist revealed – VOTE NOW!

04 February 2024

Is your nominee on the green hero shortlist? Vote for your Heroes now!


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